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The abyssal history

March 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
The last Oscar for Best Foreign Film was won by the Polish film “Ida”, directed by  Pawel Pawlikowski. It is the latest acknowledgment after the film has already acquired...

Business»

PM Ponta: We suggested VAT cuts on serious bases, not playing “who says less” with PNL

PM Ponta: We suggested VAT cuts on serious bases, not playing “who says less” with PNL

March 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Prime Minister Victor Ponta told Antena 3 private broadcaster on Sunday evening that his Cabinet has not set to compete for announcements of a smaller Value-Added Tax (VAT),...

Politics»

PM Ponta : If a criminal prosecution is initiated against me in a case, I cannot remain in office

PM Ponta : If a criminal prosecution is initiated against me in a case, I cannot remain in office

March 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Prime Minister Victor Ponta told private broadcaster Antena 3 on Sunday night that if a case in which the criminal prosecution procedure is initiated against him he cannot...

Social»

President Iohannis to his wife Carmen: The most beautiful Martisor, a bouquet of snowdrops like on our first March 1st

President Iohannis to his wife Carmen: The most beautiful Martisor, a bouquet of snowdrops like on our first March 1st

March 1st, 2015 at 9:00 PM
President Klaus Iohannis published on Sunday, March 1, a romantic message on his Facebook page, accompanied by a photograph in which he appears alongside his wife Carmen Iohannis. “We...

World»

Issue of the Day: On a mysterious Mr. Porr

Issue of the Day: On a mysterious Mr. Porr

March 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Klaus Iohannis’s visit last week in Germany did not elicit too much interest in the Romanian press, nor in the German one. That’s life. Europe continues to consider us...

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PM Ponta: We suggested VAT cuts on serious bases, not playing “who says less” with PNL

Prime Minister Victor Ponta told Antena 3 private broadcaster on Sunday evening that his Cabinet has not set to compete for announcements of a smaller Value-Added Tax (VAT), adding that the measures in the draft Tax Code were drawn up after a one-year activity and in consultation with experts, the World Bank as well as [...]

Mobile World Congress Barcelona, 2-5 March 2015 :Romania, massive presence at world’s most important mobile industry event

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PM Ponta : If a criminal prosecution is initiated against me in a case, I cannot remain in office

Prime Minister Victor Ponta told private broadcaster Antena 3 on Sunday night that if a case in which the criminal prosecution procedure is initiated against him he cannot remain in the prime minister office, but voiced his hope that in 2015 the governments are not changed by ‘means of court.’ “If a case is built [...]

200 Rasdaq companies waiting to be listed on BVB

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Parliament to vote on Hellvig’s nomination as SRI Director

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After launching governance program, Gorghiu and Blaga seek the EPP endorsement. PSD and PLR say PNL’s program is devoid of substance and credibility

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Fitch affirms Romania at ‘BBB-’; outlook stable

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Managers estimate, for next 3 months, increase in industry, retail trade, construction

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Elena Udrea, message from jail regarding the route of denounces

From behind bars, Elena Udrea is making a new media attempt to tell her own story on the intertwining in the file. On Saturday, she published, with the support of her communication team, a post on her Facebook page, revealing the route of denounces in the “Gala Bute” file. In this Facebook post, Deputy Elena [...]

The abyssal history

The last Oscar for Best Foreign Film was won by the Polish film “Ida”, directed by  Pawel Pawlikowski. It is the latest acknowledgment after the film has already acquired a remarkable international career. How can this remarkable international career of the film be explained? “Ida” is first of all an exercise of aesthetic virtuosity, of [...]